Island taxi driver robbed of her wallet and cellphone
27-year-old Charlottetown man facing charges
A 27-year-old Charlottetown man is facing charges after a taxi driver reported her wallet and cellphone stolen Monday morning.
Charlottetown police say a male was dropped off by the taxi driver at a location on Kensington Road. Officers searched the building and arrested a suspect.
Police said the suspect had broken into an unoccupied unit while inside the building and was found in possession of four knives.
The man has been charged with theft under $5,000, obtaining transportation by fraud, break and enter and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
He has been released from custody with conditions and will appear in provincial court at a later date.